Attractions

Viewpoint in Parc National de l'Isalo

La Fenêtre de l'Isalo

La Fenêtre de l’Isalo is a popular natural rock window that frames the setting sun, although we actually prefer it for the surrounding views of sweeping plains and weird-and-wonderful rock formations turned golden a…
Museum in Parc National de l'Isalo

Maison de l’Isalo

The buttons don't work at this once-interactive little museum, but it's still a good introduction to the history, culture and geology of the park. If you're staying in town, combine it with a trip to La Fenêtre, or …
Mountain in Parc National de l'Isalo

La Reine de l'Isalo

If you like finding figures in stone, La Reine de l’Isalo sits about 3km south of the museum, on the left side of the road. It's cool once you spot it, but you'll probably need someone to point it out.
Landmark in Parc National de l'Isalo

Canyon des Rats

Around 17km north of town, Canyon des Rats is a traditional burial area with some hard-to-see lemurs in residence. Often combined on a hiking expedition with Canyon des Makis.
Landmark in Parc National de l'Isalo

Canyon des Makis

Canyon des Makis is an important hiking area north of town, with some lemurs in residence.